A.Prior to taking a Citracal product with medications, we recommend that you speak with a health care professional.
A.Your health care provider is in the best position to make this decision with you as he/she will know your personal needs. Prior to taking a Citracal product, we recommend that you speak with a health care professional regarding your specific condition.
A.Check with your doctor or pharmacist. They will be able to advise you if your medication will block the absorption of a Citracal product.
A.As with any dietary supplement, if you are pregnant or breast-feeding, contact your doctor before using a Citracal product.
A.We suggest you check with your doctor or pharmacist to advise you if a Citracal product combined with your vitamin regimen will exceed the upper limits of calcium intake. There is no additional benefit of taking more than 2,000 mg per day.
A.Vitamin D helps the body absorb and use calcium more effectively.
A.We do not add any gluten to our products. However, we cannot guarantee that they are 100% gluten free.
A.This is a quick guide to help you determine how much calcium (in milligrams) you should be getting daily¶:¶Institute of Medicine, 2011
A.The World Health Organization defines osteoporosis as a generalized skeletal disorder of low bone mass (thinning of the bone) and deterioration in its architecture, causing susceptibility to fracture.
A.Osteopenia is a reduction in bone mineral density. Bone mineral density is rated with a "T-score." A "normal" T-score is -1.0 or higher. Osteoporosis is defined as a T-score of -2.5 or lower, and osteopenia is a T-score between -1.0 and -2.5.